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Here we wander

Discover Ottawa with Jeremy Rupke

Discover Ottawa with Jeremy Rupke

Hockey and family has been Jeremy’s passion since growing up in a rural area north of Toronto, Ontario, where he still lives. His fun, entertaining and educational Youtube videos about the sport has attracted a wide audience of over 370,000 subscribers who crave to see his family adventures and travels around the world. Jeremy loves to visit Ottawa in winter to skate on the Rideau Canal Skateway and skating trails, visit museums and fuel up on tasty food. Some of his favourite family-friendly spots include Zak’s Diner, The Grand Pizzeria and Bar, and SuzyQ’s Doughnuts.

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Here we wander

Here We Wander is a series exploring Ottawa through the eyes of Canadian influencers, photographers and content creators. It aims to showcase the culture, experiences, and unique hidden gems that make Ottawa a one of a kind destination.

Here we wander
Here we wander
From epic adventures to ultimate relaxation, take a look at what six Canadian influencers love the most about experiencing Canada’s capital.
Taylor Burk
Taylor Burk
Known for his meaningful, unique and innovative images, this photographer loves the unexpected travel moments that create lasting memories.
Alen Palander
Alen Palander
Avid world traveler, photographer and videographer Alen Palander immerses himself in new cultures and embraces diversity in everything he captures.
Isabelle Cheng
Isabelle Cheng
This food-loving traveler is always capturing the beauty of everyday moments, be it food, architecture, experiences and people.
Dave and Deb
Dave and Deb
This Canadian couple has been sharing their travel adventures and advice on their award-winning blog since 2007.
Kael Rebick
Kael Rebick
Admiring outdoor beauty is this Toronto-based photographer’s preferred activity while traveling.

Explore Ottawa like Jeremy

Jeremy Rupke
Coach Jeremy does the Rideau Canal Skateway

Join Coach Jeremy in Ottawa as he skates the entire length of the largest skating rink in the world—the Rideau Canal—and meets locals along the way.

Jeremy Rupke
Family fun with Coach Jeremy

Follow Jeremy and family as they explore a wildlife park, a pirate ship and an epic farm during their summer staycation in Canada’s capital region.

Jeremy Rupke
Skating highlights with Coach Jeremy

Coach Jeremy visits some of the region’s best skating spots, including the largest skating surface in the world, urban and historic rinks and forest trails.

Rideau Canal Skateway
Best ice skating experiences in Ottawa
Planning to go skating outdoors with friends and family this winter? Find out the best sites within the city and in the countryside, skate rental options, amenities and more.
Gatineau Park, winter, Snowshoeing
Wonderful outdoor winter activities in Ottawa
Looking for fun things to do outside this winter by yourself, with friends or with loved-ones? Stay active by skating, skiing, snowshoeing, hiking and more.
Zak's Diner
Family-friendly restaurants and places to eat in Ottawa
Family trips to Ottawa are full of appetite-building experiences, and great meals are part of the fun! Canada’s capital has many restaurants and…

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